First bike trails park opens in Mesa
(15)  (0)  (8)11-13-2014 at 4:45:00 PM
Grand opening of the newest bike trails park, Desert Trails Park, 2955 N. Recker Rd is on Sat., Nov. 15 at 11 a.m.

 Water changes due to treatment plant maintenance
(1)  (0)  (0)11-10-2014 at 3:00:00 PM
Routine maintenance at a water treatment plant may have some Mesa water customers seeing cloudy water.

 Design team selected for City Center
(15)  (0)  (0)11-19-2014 at 3:30:00 PM
Mesa City Council has approved a staff recommendation to select Colwell Shelor - West 8 - Weddle Gilmore to lead the design process to transform 18 acres surrounding Mesa's City Plaza building into a proposed City Center or urban plaza. More details and renderings are available at www.mesanow.org

 Mesa volunteers Make a Difference with impressive results
(8)  (0)  (0)11-20-2014 at 1:00:00 PM
More than 1,600 Mesa volunteers participated in Make a Difference Day Oct. 25. Residents, businesses, church groups and City of Mesa employees were involved in 57 service projects such as alley cleanups, painting of walls and curb numbers, sign sweeps and park cleanups. Mesa always needs volunteers. To help, visit www.mesaaz.gov/volunteer

 Councilmember Dennis Kavanaugh hosts Sixth Annual Holiday Toy Drive and Pancake Breakfast
(1)  (0)  (0)10-30-2014 at 8:30:00 AM
District 3 Councilmember Dennis Kavanaugh will hold his sixth annual holiday toy drive benefitting Cardon Children's Medical Center beginning on Monday, Nov. 3. Toys can be donated at several locations throughout Mesa and can also be brought to Councilmember Kavanaugh's free holiday pancake breakfast on Saturday, Dec. 6 from 8 a.m. to 10 a.m. at Mesa Fire Station 207, located at 2505 S. Dobson Road.

 Race to benefit Arizona Disabled Sports
(1)  (0)  (0)11-06-2014 at 9:15:00 AM
Register today for the 6th annual Run Walk & Roll 5k/10k on Jan. 10 at Cubs Park and Riverview Park. Proceeds benefit Arizona Disabled Sports. www.RunWalkRollAZ.com

 Affordable Care Act workshops at Mesa Library
(2)  (0)  (0)11-10-2014 at 9:00:00 AM
Open enrollment for the Affordable Care Act (ACA) is coming soon. Mesa Library is offering a series of workshops to help you better understand the process. Visit MesaLibrary.org to view the schedule.

 Spend the "Night at the Museum" and star in a movie of your own!
(2)  (0)  (0)11-10-2014 at 2:15:00 PM
With the upcoming release of Night at the Museum: Secret of the Tomb, Arizona Museum of Natural History is hosting Overnight at the Museum Dec. 5. Kids can dress up as their favorite Night at the Museum character and help the museum film movie scenes for their YOUTUBE version. The cost is $35 per person. To register, call 480-644-3553.

 Learn ways to save energy with SRP at Mesa Library
(1)  (0)  (0)11-12-2014 at 9:30:00 AM
SRP will be holding a workshop on shade trees at the Red Mountain Library, 635 N. Power Rd on Nov. 22. To view the list of times and to register visit MesaLibrary.org.

 Kaplan test strategies 101 at Dobson Ranch Library
(2)  (0)  (0)11-13-2014 at 9:00:00 AM
Learn what your SAT or ACT scores mean and how to improve your testing skills with this free Kaplan Test Strategies seminar at Dobson Ranch Library on Nov. 22 at 1 pm. Registration is required. Visit MesaLibrary.org or call (480) 644-3100.

 City and partners evaluating stormwater harvesting at Mesa Urban Garden
(6)  (0)  (0)11-13-2014 at 11:15:00 AM
Volunteers recently installed landscaping in front of Mesa Urban Garden as part of a study of stormwater harvesting. The efforts are part of an effort by the City and partnering agencies to demonstrate how specially designed landscaping, including curb cuts, help capture and beneficially reuse stormwater runoff from the street and sidewalk.

 Tickets on sale for Breakfast with Santa event
(5)  (0)  (0)11-15-2014 at 11:15:00 AM
Tickets for "Breakfast with Santa" are now on sale. $7 for adults and kids over 1. Buy online at MesaAmp.com or visit the Box Office at 263 N. Center St. "Breakfast with Santa" will be held a the Mesa Convention Center on Dec. 13.

 Take a picture of your favorite book for Picture Book Month
(1)  (0)  (0)10-30-2014 at 8:30:00 AM
Submit your favorite picture book to the Mesa Library for Picture Book Month and get featured on the Library's Facebook page. Email your photos to Shannon.Lyon@mesaaz.gov

 2015 Historical Fiction Writing Contest for Mesa students
(1)  (0)  (0)11-07-2014 at 8:45:00 AM
The Mesa Historic Preservation Board is sponsoring a Historical Fiction Writing Contest for all 4th, 5th and 6th grade students living in the City of Mesa. The essay must be a fictional story with real and imaginary characters on the life and times of the Hohokam Indian Culture or Mesa Grande Park. The contest is open until Feb. 12. For more, visit www.mesanow.org

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 Mesa volunteers Make a Difference with impressive results
11-20-2014 at 1:00:00 PM
(8)  (0)  (0)
More than 1,600 Mesa volunteers participated in Make a Difference Day Oct. 25. Residents, businesses, church groups and City of Mesa employees were involved in 57 service projects such as alley cleanups, painting of walls and curb numbers, sign sweeps and park cleanups. Mesa always needs volunteers. To help, visit www.mesaaz.gov/volunteer
Details >>
 Design team selected for City Center
11-19-2014 at 3:30:00 PM
(15)  (0)  (0)
Mesa City Council has approved a staff recommendation to select Colwell Shelor - West 8 - Weddle Gilmore to lead the design process to transform 18 acres surrounding Mesa's City Plaza building into a proposed City Center or urban plaza. More details and renderings are available at www.mesanow.org
Details >>
 Tickets on sale for Breakfast with Santa event
11-15-2014 at 11:15:00 AM
(5)  (0)  (0)
Tickets for "Breakfast with Santa" are now on sale. $7 for adults and kids over 1. Buy online at MesaAmp.com or visit the Box Office at 263 N. Center St. "Breakfast with Santa" will be held a the Mesa Convention Center on Dec. 13.
Details >>
 First bike trails park opens in Mesa
11-13-2014 at 4:45:00 PM
(15)  (0)  (8)
Grand opening of the newest bike trails park, Desert Trails Park, 2955 N. Recker Rd is on Sat., Nov. 15 at 11 a.m.
Details >>
 City and partners evaluating stormwater harvesting at Mesa Urban Garden
11-13-2014 at 11:15:00 AM
(6)  (0)  (0)
Volunteers recently installed landscaping in front of Mesa Urban Garden as part of a study of stormwater harvesting. The efforts are part of an effort by the City and partnering agencies to demonstrate how specially designed landscaping, including curb cuts, help capture and beneficially reuse stormwater runoff from the street and sidewalk.
Details >>
 Kaplan test strategies 101 at Dobson Ranch Library
11-13-2014 at 9:00:00 AM
(2)  (0)  (0)
Learn what your SAT or ACT scores mean and how to improve your testing skills with this free Kaplan Test Strategies seminar at Dobson Ranch Library on Nov. 22 at 1 pm. Registration is required. Visit MesaLibrary.org or call (480) 644-3100.
Details >>
 Learn ways to save energy with SRP at Mesa Library
11-12-2014 at 9:30:00 AM
(1)  (0)  (0)
SRP will be holding a workshop on shade trees at the Red Mountain Library, 635 N. Power Rd on Nov. 22. To view the list of times and to register visit MesaLibrary.org.
Details >>
 Water changes due to treatment plant maintenance
11-10-2014 at 3:00:00 PM
(1)  (0)  (0)
Routine maintenance at a water treatment plant may have some Mesa water customers seeing cloudy water.
Details >>
 Spend the "Night at the Museum" and star in a movie of your own!
11-10-2014 at 2:15:00 PM
(2)  (0)  (0)
With the upcoming release of Night at the Museum: Secret of the Tomb, Arizona Museum of Natural History is hosting Overnight at the Museum Dec. 5. Kids can dress up as their favorite Night at the Museum character and help the museum film movie scenes for their YOUTUBE version. The cost is $35 per person. To register, call 480-644-3553.
Details >>
 Affordable Care Act workshops at Mesa Library
11-10-2014 at 9:00:00 AM
(2)  (0)  (0)
Open enrollment for the Affordable Care Act (ACA) is coming soon. Mesa Library is offering a series of workshops to help you better understand the process. Visit MesaLibrary.org to view the schedule.
Details >>
 2015 Historical Fiction Writing Contest for Mesa students
11-07-2014 at 8:45:00 AM
(1)  (0)  (0)
The Mesa Historic Preservation Board is sponsoring a Historical Fiction Writing Contest for all 4th, 5th and 6th grade students living in the City of Mesa. The essay must be a fictional story with real and imaginary characters on the life and times of the Hohokam Indian Culture or Mesa Grande Park. The contest is open until Feb. 12. For more, visit www.mesanow.org
Details >>
 Race to benefit Arizona Disabled Sports
11-06-2014 at 9:15:00 AM
(1)  (0)  (0)
Register today for the 6th annual Run Walk & Roll 5k/10k on Jan. 10 at Cubs Park and Riverview Park. Proceeds benefit Arizona Disabled Sports. www.RunWalkRollAZ.com
Details >>
 Election campaign sign recycling program available to Mesa residents
11-06-2014 at 6:45:00 AM
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Plastic "coroplast" signs are not accepted in Mesa's blue recycle barrel. A drop-off site has been set up to allow Mesa residents to recycle these signs. Residents may stop by the Center Street Facility, 2412 N. Center St., Monday-Thursday 7 a.m.-3:30 p.m. Residents are asked to remove all wooden and metal stakes before placing the signs in the specially marked container which is located near the front entrance gate. For more information, visit mesarecycles.org or call City of
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 Red Mountain Multigenerational Center hosts Water-Use It Wisely Display
11-04-2014 at 1:45:00 PM
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A 16-foot tall, 136-gallon water jug pyramid is on display in the lobby of the Red Mountain Multigenerational Center until Nov. 30. The pyramid represents how much water one person consumes per day in their home. It is part of the Water-Use It Wisely campaign, started by Mesa in 1999 to promote water conservation.
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 Take a picture of your favorite book for Picture Book Month
10-30-2014 at 8:30:00 AM
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Submit your favorite picture book to the Mesa Library for Picture Book Month and get featured on the Library's Facebook page. Email your photos to Shannon.Lyon@mesaaz.gov
Details >>
 Councilmember Dennis Kavanaugh hosts Sixth Annual Holiday Toy Drive and Pancake Breakfast
10-30-2014 at 8:30:00 AM
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District 3 Councilmember Dennis Kavanaugh will hold his sixth annual holiday toy drive benefitting Cardon Children's Medical Center beginning on Monday, Nov. 3. Toys can be donated at several locations throughout Mesa and can also be brought to Councilmember Kavanaugh's free holiday pancake breakfast on Saturday, Dec. 6 from 8 a.m. to 10 a.m. at Mesa Fire Station 207, located at 2505 S. Dobson Road.
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 "Jeepers Creepers: Bugs In Art" Crawls Into i.d.e.a. Museum
09-30-2014 at 2:30:00 PM
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Exhibition debuts this Friday, Oct 3 through Jan 25, 2015
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 Cuentos, a Bilingual Family Story Time
09-24-2014 at 11:45:00 AM
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A bi-lingual story time will be held every Wed., at the Main Library, 64 E. First St. at 7 pm in the Youth Activity Room.
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 Tablet Time at Mesa Library
09-08-2014 at 9:30:00 AM
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Learn how to use your tablet and apps at "Tablet Time" at the Main Library, 64 E. First St. every Monday from 10:30-11 am. Register online at: www.MesaLibrary.org/tabletime
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 Mad Science at Mesa Library
08-27-2014 at 7:45:00 AM
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Kids interested in Science? Join the Mesa Public Library every Wed., for "Mad Science and More" at 4 pm. Fore more info visit the events calendar online at www.MesaLibrary.org.
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 Auto Repair Program at Dobson Ranch Library
04-04-2014 at 12:30:00 PM
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Auto repair workshops held at Dobson Library every Saturdays at 11 am from April to March 2015. To view the topics visit: MesaLibrary.org.
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